A 17-year-old female asked:
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my left ribcage's always been deformed and uncomfortable although doctors ignored it. recently i've noticed 2 hard lumps that move around in it, help?

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Dr. Warren Strudwick
30 years experience Sports Medicine
Need a complete eval: It is hard to visualize what type of deformity you have or where the lumps are located. I would recommend finding a second opinion to determine whether your deformity or the lumps are harmful to your overall health. Good Luck!
Answered on Jul 30, 2014
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Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Be seen: Thoracic and CV surgeon most likely to be of help with this issue. There are history, physical and imaging needed to make diagnosis and recommend therapy-surgery.
Answered on Jul 30, 2014

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